Laura Westphal is joining Bates Mill Dermatology in October 2023. Laura graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 2011 with a Masters in Physician Assistant Studies. Laura began her career as a physician assistant in emergency medicine in Boston, Massachusetts where she practiced for 6 years. She then practiced emergency medicine and urgent care in Burlington, Vermont for another 6 years. She is relocating to Maine now with her husband and two children. Laura is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.